Team Kaleigh 10K Challenge 2017
26 Nov 17
TEAM KALEIGH 10K CHALLENGE
Sunday 26th November 2017
UPDATE: Advance online entry closing date NOW EXTENDED to Friday 24th November 2017!
TEAM KALEIGH are proud to organise this 10K Challenge fun run with the kind and generous support from The SIKHS IN THE CITY Running Club.
This event is hoping to raise additional funds for local 7-year-old girl, Kaleigh Lau's, future medical treatments and assist her fight against a rare and incurable brain tumour known as D.I.P.G. (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma). Also, we are trying to increase the awareness of this terrible illness which primarily affects young children.
To find out more about Kaleigh's story, please visit her website at http://kaleigh.ethanet.co.uk/
The Team Kaleigh 10K Challenge starts at 10am and comprises of 5 laps of an open road course (2.014km per lap) in an anti-clockwise direction. This course is officially measured and registered as the "Fauja Singh Training Course". The route is along public roads, although run on footpaths, (Roding Lane South, Woodford Bridge Road and Woodford Avenue) with two marshalled road crossings and is relatively flat with one steady incline.
- Bottles of Water at the Start/Finish line
- All Abilities Welcome - Run, Jog or Walk
- Friendly Marshals along the way and Sign-posted Route Markers
- Finishers Medal bling for all
- Manual Time-Keeping (supplied by SITC)
- Event Photography (subject to changes)
- Fun and Friendly Event MC
Run Distance: 10km (5 x 2km laps)
Event Date: Sunday 26th November 2017
Run Start: 10:00am
Please ensure you arrive earlier to provide yourself enough time to register (if not already done so), pick-up your running number, warm-up and ready to run from 9:50am.
Location: by The PDSA Centre, Woodford Bridge Road, Ilford, Essex IG4 5PS
(Meeting point at the junction of Roding Lane South and Woodford Bridge Road)
Car parking is available in nearby roads and along Woodford Bridge Road, but please park on the same side as the PDSA Centre.
Entry Fee: £10 in advance online. £15 on the day (before 9.30am/Cash only) - On the day entries are subject to availability.
The closing date for advance online entries is Wednesday 22nd November 2017 NOW FRIDAY 24th NOVEMBER 2017
All entries are non-refundable.
As a fundraising event, if possible, we would really appreciate your help with finding sponsors to support your participation (a suggested minimum sponsorship amount of £15.00), please note this is optional.
Details on how to deposit any sponsor monies raised will be given in the final information email prior to event day (all net proceeds from this fundraising event will go to Kaleigh Lau).
If you would like to make any donations in relation to this event, please add a reference "TK 10K" to ensure it will be added to the Event's Fundraising Total.
Registration & Number Pick Up: From 8.30am until 9.45am
Runners must identify yourself and running number will be made available to collect at the registration desk on event day. Please note you will not receive anything by post.
Additional Information: Sorry no changing facilities or toilets on site, please arrive race ready and kindly use nearby public facilities in good time. Please check out nearby Toby Carvery pub on opposite side of Woodford Avenue, Shell petrol station and Tesco Woodford Green (opens 10am).
** Please respect these premises when using their amenities! **
Please attach your bib number to your front while running so that it can be clearly seen by the time-keeper.
Please click here for the map of event course: http://kaleigh.ethanet.co.uk/events-page/team-kaleigh-10k-challenge/#PrettyPhoto/0/
Any Questions? Email organiser: